Tony Romo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Deion Sanders goes scorched earth on ringless Tony Romo

    New York Post "Deion Sanders admittedly doesn’t know the address for the high road. Following the Cowboys’ 28-17 victory over the Chiefs on Sunday afternoon in Jerry World, the Hall of Fame cornerback went after CBS’ breakout commentator and fellow Cowboys alum, Tony Romo, after the newly retired quarterback..." November 06

  • Troy Aikman starts, stops Tony Romo-to-Packers speculation

    New York Post "Could Tony Romo be the answer for the Packers? Troy Aikman thought it was at least worth mentioning. One former Cowboys quarterback turned top NFL analyst suggested the other for the Packers job after Aaron Rodgers was likely lost for the season with a broken collarbone. “Who knows, maybe..." October 16

  • Tony Romo showed off insane football IQ in Week 1 broadcasting debut

    Larry Brown Sports "Tony Romo drew some very positive reviews when he called his first ever regular season NFL game on Sunday. One of the reasons fans enjoyed listening to him so much is that it is clear the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback is a student of the game, and an A+ one at that. Romo provided more than..." September 11

  • Tony Romo says he considered Jets before deciding to retire

    Sportress of Blogitude "Tony Romo is set to embark upon his broadcasting career as lead in-game analyst with CBS Sports after retiring earlier this year. But the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback revealed he “took a look” at joining the New York Jets before calling it an NFL career. Romo made the arguably surprising..." August 30

  • Thanks to Dak, Jerry More Comfortable Without Romo Than He Ever Expected

    DallasCowboys.com "The Tony Romo era ended back in March but Sunday marked the first training camp in 14 seasons without Romo on this team. While it certainly wasn’t the first question – actually closer to the end – the Romo topic was addressed in the opening training camp press conference on Sunday. Team..." July 24

  • Tony Romo says he is ‘99.9 percent done’ with NFL

    Yardbarker "Tony Romo won’t completely close the door on his NFL career. The former Dallas Cowboys quarterback told 105.3 The Fan’s Ben and Skin Show that he is “99.9 percent done” playing in the NFL. Romo retired during the offseason and took up a position on CBS’s lead NFL broadcast team." July 21

  • Tony Romo learning “fine line” of critiquing players

    ESPN "For the first time since he was a little kid, Tony Romo is not spending his summer getting ready to play football. On July 22, the Dallas Cowboys will fly to Oxnard, California, for the start of training camp, and for the first time since 2002, Romo won’t be there. Romo walked away from a..." July 13

  • Man facing death penalty wears Tony Romo jersey at Las Vegas courthouse

    Las Vegas Review-Journal "Thomas Randolph walked into a Las Vegas courtroom on Friday wearing a Dallas Cowboys jersey. He walked out with a jury deciding whether he should die. Chief Deputy District Attorney David Stanton told jurors that wearing the XXXL No. 9 Tony Romo blue and white jersey with blue jeans and white..." July 02

  • Dak Prescott ranked higher than Tony Romo ever was in top 100

    Sports Day "NFL Network's 2017 poll of players around the league has Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, coming off his rookie season, rated the 14th best player in the league. The highest retired Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo ever placed in the poll was No. 34 going into the 2015 season. NFLN introduced..." June 21

  • Tony Romo reminded Jason Witten to keep team first, friendship second last season

    Pro Football Talk "Jason Witten entered the league with Tony Romo in 2003. They quickly bonded, and the tight end ended up catching 649 passes for 7,287 yards and 37 touchdowns from one of his best friends. When Romo lost his job to Dak Prescott last season, the quarterback reminded Witten the team came..." June 19

  • CBS keeps the bar unreasonably high for Tony Romo

    New York Daily News "It took major onions, and a high degree of confidence, for CBS Sports suits to dump Phil Simms and hire Tony Romo as their No. 1 NFL analyst working with Jim Nantz. Yet since the network went public with that early April decision, its confidence in Romo, the veteran Cowboys quarterback, has..." June 04

  • Cowboys $14M richer for Tony Romo cut; don’t expect spending spree 

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "The Dallas Cowboys are no longer strapped by the salary cap. When they released long-time quarterback Tony Romo in April they did it with a post-June 1 designation, allowing them to split up the remaining dead money on contract over the next two years. What that means is that the Cowboys..." June 03

  • Most teams believe Tony Romo will play again

    Sportsnaut "As Tony Romo begins his second career as a broadcaster, it sure looks like the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback’s NFL career is not yet over. According to Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman, most NFL teams believe that Romo will return to the gridiron sooner rather than later. “Most teams still..." May 31

  • Cowboys keeping Tony Romo's number, locker open for now

    ESPN "At some point the Cowboys will honor Tony Romo, but it might have to wait until the quarterback officially decides to retire. Or at least go through his first season with CBS. But they have honored him in an indirect way so far. Nobody is wearing No. 9 on the current roster and unless they had a..." May 29

  • CBS producer believes Tony Romo will be the next John Madden

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Legendary CBS Sports Producer Lance Barrow broke a little Tony Romo news at the Ben Hogan award ceremony Monday night, while also making the boldest of predictions about the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback as he moves from the football field to the broadcast booth as the network’s lead NFL..." May 23

  • Tony Romo to make broadcasting debut this weekend

    NFL.com "Ex-Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo will make his CBS broadcasting debut this weekend at the Dean & Deluca Invitational at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. CBS Sports Producer Lance Barrow dropped the news nugget that Romo would spend time at the 18th hole during this weekend's..." May 23